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Cavegrrl
Fogo de Chão in San Jose: A Meat Lover’s Paradise!

Aug 30, 2014
Fogo de Chão in San Jose: A Meat Lover’s Paradise!

When Andy and I visited San Jose a few weeks ago, we dined at a Brazilian churrascaria called Fogo de Chão (pronounced fo-go dée shown). It’s located in Santana Row close to Hotel Valencia, our host hotel for that weekend. A churrascaria is a place where meat is cooked in churrasco style (Portuguese for ‘barbecue’),...

Foods for the Soul
Dark Chocolate Blueberry Energy Bites

Aug 30, 2014
Dark Chocolate Blueberry Energy Bites

An easy recipe for fudgy protein-packed energy bites. They taste like an oatmeal cookie fell into a brownie, but they’re still skinny & low calorie!     On Monday evening, I loaded up my car with lots of heavy boxes and drove 80 miles south to my parents’ place, all while listening to my...

Cavegrrl
Farm to Fork Legends of Wine is September 18th, 6:00-8:30pm

Aug 28, 2014
Farm to Fork Legends of Wine is September 18th, 6:00-8:30pm

I can say in all honesty that out of the whole year, I love the months of September and October most. There are several  reasons for that. One of them is the weather. It starts to cool off just enough and the mornings are perfect for running. Another reason is that it is harvest...

Finding Our Way Now
Marshmallow Ladybugs: #Recipe

Gee, you would think I’d get tired of making these marshmallow critters. As I had mentioned in my Marshmallow Bumblebee post, this was inspired from working in the garden. So here we go again with my Marshmallow Ladybugs. Like the other marshmallow critters, these are really easy and a blast to make...

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Pairings announced for the 5th Annual Sample the Sierra

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE - Sixteen booths will showcase unique collaborations of flavors and styles distinct to the Sierra Nevada region at the 5th Annual Sample the Sierra, Lake Tahoe’s only farm-to-fork festival. This food and wine festival brings together local chefs and restaurants with neighboring growers and producers to create delectable samples expertly paired with wine,...

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Foods for the Soul
Fudgy Lemon Brownies

Aug 26, 2014
Fudgy Lemon Brownies

An easy recipe for lemon squares with the texture of extra fudgy brownies. Sweet, low calorie & perfect for any lemon lover!     A few years ago, my little brother moved into the dorms to start college, just a few days before his birthday. Because very few kids from our high school were...

Cavegrrl
Enter to Win a FREE Race Entry to the San Francisco Nike Women’s Half Marathon on October 19th, 2014!

Aug 24, 2014
Enter to Win a FREE Race Entry to the San Francisco Nike Women’s Half Marathon on October 19th, 2014!

Once again this year, I am partnering with Whole Foods Market Northern California, and I will be running for them in the San Francisco Nike Women’s Half Marathon. I am really excited to have been asked again (by Whole Foods), and I am even more excited that I WILL BE GIVING AWAY TWO ENTRIES...

Baked Bree
Spiced Applesauce

Aug 23, 2014
Spiced Applesauce

Well, it is about that time. We are soaking up the last bits of summer and are getting ready to send the kids back to school in a little over a week. I am having bittersweet emotions about the whole thing. We had one of the best summers imaginable. We moved to the Cape...

Foods for the Soul
Clean Blueberry Mango Crumble

Aug 22, 2014
Clean Blueberry Mango Crumble

An easy recipe for a healthy, fruity dessert. Topped with a thick layer of cinnamon streusel—the best part!     Last weekend, my parents generously offered to drive up and help me start packing, so on Sunday morning, I ran around the house with a yellow legal pad and pen, scribbling down what could...

Foods for the Soul
Chocolate Peanut Butter Granola

Aug 20, 2014
Chocolate Peanut Butter Granola

A 4-ingredient recipe for healthy granola that tastes like a chocolate peanut butter cup! It tastes like you’re eating candy for breakfast!     Back in May, my friend Sally mentioned that Trader Joe’s sold dark chocolate peanut butter cups. Already infatuated with Reese’s milk chocolate version, I immediately scribbled down her suggestion on my...

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